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"Your Local Community Radio Station".
We are on air 24 Hours - 7 days a week.
Colne Radio has been awarded a Community Radio Licence
OFCOM has announced today (29/07/15) that Colne Radio has been awarded a Community Radio Licence which means that we will be able to broadcast on an FM frequency.
We have 2 years to launch the radio station and then we have the licence for 5 years.
Now is a great time to get involved and really become part of the community.
We are looking for people who would like join the Events Team, Fund Raising, Marketing and lots of other jobs to do with running a radio station.
We REALLY DO NEED YOU to help us.
We need people to help out with loads of aspects with running a Business and Radio Station. If you can spare a few hours, please do contact us.
Every Sunday at Noon (In September)
Satish Thaker –X-ray engineer for NHS – Hindu
Satish talks about his journey to the Hindu faith. How he became an X-ray engineer which; led him to be a volunteer of the ‘Amithea Trust that train’s graduate students in Uganda to use and maintain X-ray equipment that has been donated from the Uk and other countries.
Satish has also written a number of books that chronicles his experiences as an Indian in this country.
Military artist - Mike Murtagh
Mike Murtagh has pursued his love of figurative painting and drawing since childhood, specialising in figures and portraits. He works in a variety of media, ranging from detailed pencil drawings to oil paintings. Mike served as a RAF officer for 16 years and is a Committee Member of the Armed Forces Art Society (AFAS). He exhibits annually with AFAS at The Mall Galleries, as well as being a Professional Member of the Society for All Artists (SAA). He holds art workshops in Colchester, Ely and Newmarket.
This interview is part of the ‘Artist's Story’ series presented by Charmaine McKissock. You can listen online to this programme on 31st August at 10AM and repeated 5th September at 2PM.
Local Radio by Local People Presents:
Petra McQueen's Creative Writing Class
Every Thursday at 11am
To Have your Local Event posted here and mentioned on Colne Radio please Contact Us. Or even better, if you can record a 30 second advert using your PC or Mobile Phone and send it to us, we will be broadcasting them on a daily basis. <Click Here> to upload your Advert
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(Colne Radio is a "Not for Profit" community project and so we rely on advertising and charity funding, throughout the year we organise various events to raise funds.)